With the advent and development of so many industries and fields across the globe, people may wonder what could be the things that might have led to such advancements and growth? There is a list of reasons, but one that stands apart is the incessant hard work and perseverance of youngsters to turn ordinary industries into extraordinary success stories. The music space of America is a world of its own, which so far has welcomed many new and promising talents to take it a step further each day for gaining a more global presence. Rising in the same beyond anyone’s imagination is Playy, who has totally spellbound people with his unique skills in writing, rapping and now even performing. There is a reason why Playy worked along with A-listers of the industry. People had noticed an unparalleled talent in him; moreover, for the incredible catchy hooks, he wrote that people have heard on radio and appreciated him for the smashing hit, My Chic Bad by Nicki Minaj and recorded by Ludacris.
To make it huge in the world of music as a writer, rapper and artist has been Playy’s dream since he was a kid. When people work with a determined mind and soul, everything becomes reachable and achievable, says the young rap artist, who was discovered by the legendary Suzanne De Passe of Jackson 5/Motown fame and production titan Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins. Playy soon became the first rapper of their joint venture and then was introduced to Jimmy Iovine, who signed him to Interscope Records. This opened doors of several opportunities for Playy, where he worked with some of the most demanded producers in the industry.
He featured with Twista in “I Do” and wrote and appeared for songstress Kelly Rowland. Having worked with so many prominent names in the industry, the 25-year-old Houston, Texas based rap artist, Playy decided to go global with becoming an artist himself. What stands him apart is the fact that he got nominated at the Grammy’s for Best Rap Performance also because he radiates a unique new down-South sound and brings a distinct blend of up-tempo singing-style rap fused with pop and EDM.
He has dropped two EPs, singles and has been featured on some of the hit songs. Since becoming an artist, Playy has performed at Winter Wave Festival, alongside artists Rod Wave, Moneybagg Yo and Hotboii. Playy has released some peppy and foot-tapping music videos on YouTube and aims to drop some more in the coming months and we are all already excited about it.
To learn more about this young musical talent, follow him on Instagram @playy2day.